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Nov. 21 - Nov. 25 The Week in Patterning - 50, Everything is coming up Poppies!!

Alexandra Reynolds 1940's Apron EvaDress Patterns The Week in Patterning Storyboard Vintage Patterns

Nov. 21 - Nov. 25 The Week in Patterning - 50, Everything is coming up Poppies!!

I fashioned an apron from View B of my pattern A40-3250 (originally a 1945 Butterick). I did so thinking that upon entering a vintage apron challenge that we had to actually sew from the apron pattern we were posting (this was not the case).  Understand that I was in the sewing challenge frame of mind at the time just having concluded my EvaDress Pattern Challenge.  Regardless, I have a fabulous apron in fabric I have been drawn to for a few months! As I posted in the challenge: 'Had I been able to source the contrast fabric I wanted for...

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Aug. 29 - Sept. 2, The Week in Patterning - 37 My 'Pinn-est' of Pintrest!

Alexandra Reynolds 1920's 1930's 1940's 1950's apron EvaDress Patterns hats men's Pinterest plus fours The Week in Patterning Storyboard

Aug. 29 - Sept. 2, The Week in Patterning - 37 My 'Pinn-est' of Pintrest!

Do you Pinterest?  I have an interest in Pinterest, August's most pinned from my pattern boards are the following.  A nice representation from the 1920's, 30's, 40's & 50's! 1956 Swim or Play suit & Skirt   1940's One-yard Apron   1936 Set of Hats   1920's Golfing Knickers (Plus Fours)  

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